Cody Sorensen is shown in an undated photo that accompanies his obituary.
Cody Sorensen is shown in an undated photo that accompanies his obituary. Sorensen family
Cody Sorensen is shown in an undated photo that accompanies his obituary. Sorensen family

Deke has been an editor and reporter with The Modesto Bee since 1995. He currently does breaking-news, education and human-interest reporting. A Beyer High grad, he studied geology and journalism at UC Davis and CSU Sacramento.